How Government Agencies Can Preserve Knowledge Even When Employees Leave
As Mass Retirements Loom in Federal Agencies, Jive Provides Institutional Memory
Nearly a million federal employees will become eligible to retire this year. That leaves many agencies facing a potentially unprecedented loss of knowledge and experience.
Systems like the Veteran’s Health Administration’s “VA Pulse” collaboration system are helping to stem the tide. VA Pulse, powered by Jive, captures and preserves the work of VHA clinicians and administrators, making it visible, searchable and shareable. Massoud Rabie of Reingold, which managed the implementation of VA Pulse, explains how Jive can provide much-needed “institutional memory” for a federal government in the midst of massive change.